Foxconn Set for Success in Emerging Markets

by Tom Allen

As more smartphone vendors look to Brazil and India, Foxconn will benefit, say sources from Asia. Vendors are seeking local production partners, as Brazilian and Indian governments are imposing high tariff rates on imported …

Tags:Brazil| Foxconn (Honhai)| India| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| Supply Chain| Vol 22 - Issue 32

Brazil Delays ASO

by Helen Vince

Brazil’s Ministry of Communications has updated the country’s analogue switch-off timetable and says that ASO in the cities of Abadiania, Alexania and Cabeceira Grande will be delayed. The country is expected to complete ASO …

Tags:ASO (Analogue Switch Off)| Brazil| Large Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 30

Brazil’s Globo Offers 4K Content on Sony TVs

by Helen Vince

Brazilian TV company Globo is now offering 4K content on Sony’s 4k-enabled TVs. In addition to its own 4K material, Globosat Play TV includes programming from GNT, SporTV, Viva, +Globosat, Telecine and ‘Off’.

Tags:Brazil| Large Display Monitor| sony| UltraHD & 4K| Vol 22 - Issue 30

TCL to Build Plants in India, Brazil

by Helen Vince

TCL Corp. says it is planning to start building factories in India and Brazil next year to manufacture smartphones and wearable devices. According to reports, the company wants to establish manufacturing bases in these …

Tags:Brazil| India| Mobile Display Monitor| Smartphones| TCL| Vol 22 - Issue 12

IOC Has ‘No Plans’ for UltraHD in Rio

by Tom Allen

The Internal Olympics Committee has said that it has ‘no plans” for UltraHD TV broadcasts during the 2016 Games in Rio de Janeiro. Yiannis Exarchos, CEO of Olympic Broadcast Services, said, “There is no …

Tags:4k| Brazil| Broadcast| Large Display Monitor| Olympics| UltraHD (4KTV)| Vol 22 - Issue 08

Hybrid Box Proposal Raised in Brazil

by Bob Raikes

A proposal has been presented by Brazilian regulator Anatel, for satellite DTH operators to supply hybrid STBs. Anatel says it wants pay-TV operators to give equal treatment to local broadcasters. The measure is controversial …

Tags:Brazil| Large Display Monitor| Satellite| Vol 22 - Issue 01